Magdeburg to Essen train

Cheap train tickets from Magdeburg to Essen

Showing times and prices for Aug 20

Cheapest

22

Average

36

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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11:10AMMagdeburg7h38 06:48PMEssen
0 transfers
221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:58PMMagdeburg4h57 09:55PMEssen
0 transfers
501One-way

Train schedule from Magdeburg to Essen

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11:10AMMagdeburg7h38 06:48PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
04:58PMMagdeburg4h57 09:55PMEssen
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Fastest train times from Magdeburg to Essen

Showing times and prices for Aug 20

Fastest Journey

4 h 57 m

Average

6 h 17 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

326 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Magdeburg for Essen every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
04:58PMMagdeburg4h57 09:55PMEssen
0 transfers
501One-way
FlixTrain
11:10AMMagdeburg7h38 06:48PMEssen
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221One-way

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Overview: Train from Magdeburg to Essen

distanceDistance202 miles (326 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$32 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Magdeburg to Essen cover the 202 miles (326 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 4 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $32 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $32 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Magdeburg Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Magdeburg to Essen trains

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Essen from Magdeburg from $32 (€30). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Essen from Magdeburg. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn from Magdeburg to Essen train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 21 min
  • Average Price: $32
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 14 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Magdeburg to Essen

Travel by train to Essen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Magdeburg to Essen.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Essen from Magdeburg for as low as $32 (€30)  for the next 7 days.
The Magdeburg to Essen train ticket price is on average $32 (€30)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The Magdeburg to Essen train distance is approximately 202 miles (326 km).
While the time it takes to travel 202 miles (326 km) from Magdeburg to Essen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Magdeburg to Essen train journey time is on average 4 h 4 min.

When departing from Magdeburg, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Magdeburg Hbf, Magdeburg-Neustadt and Magdeburg-Buckau. When arriving in Essen, you can end your journey in train stations like Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen.

Omio customers book a train from Magdeburg Hbf   to Essen Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Magdeburg Hbf and need to travel around 0.2 miles (339 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Essen most often arrive at Essen Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Magdeburg to Essen, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn to get you to Essen. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Magdeburg to Essen trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Magdeburg for Essen is 14 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Magdeburg to Essen at 6: 03 AM   or take the last train from Magdeburg to Essen leaving at 11: 49 PM. Look for the latest Magdeburg to Essen train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
If you book a train ticket from Magdeburg to Essen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $32 (€30) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Magdeburg and Essen are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Essen
Magdeburg Hbf is the most popular Magdeburg railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Magdeburg for your trip to Essen.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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